A senior police officer who preferred anonymity explained that 28 of the 34 personnel deployed for the operation have deserted the mission. They cited lack of protective gears like gumboots; rain courts and tents.
Reverend Dr. Medard Rugyendo, the Principal Bishop Barham University College Kabale, downplays the resignation of the lecturers, saying it is normal, adding that those who are ready to serve will fill the gaps.
Three health workers attached to Kyarwabuganda health Centre two in Kakiika division Mbarara district have been interdicted for neglect of duty. Lois Niwabine the in charge, Annah Kyamazima and Dekens Kugonza, are said to have deserted the health centre for two months without notice.